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Milwaukee-Wisconsin Dells Train Timetable
There are 4 daily trains from Milwaukee to Wisconsin Dells. Traveling by train from Milwaukee to Wisconsin Dells usually takes around 2 hours and 41 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak Empire Builder train can make the trip in one hour and 57 minutes.
|Distance||102 mi (164 km)|
|Fastest train||1h 57m|
|Trains per day||2|
|Most frequent service||Amtrak Empire Builder|
What is the price of a train ticket from Milwaukee to Wisconsin Dells?
In the last month, £20.25 was the average price of a train ticket from Milwaukee, WI to Wisconsin Dells, WI. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 28 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £10.78 more than that for a same-day booking.
Average prices by travel date
Over the next 30 days, the average cost of a one-way train trip from Milwaukee to Wisconsin Dells will vary between £18 and £33. Planning a train trip to Wisconsin Dells within the upcoming week? The cheapest train ticket you can find from Milwaukee over the next 7 days is £19. Make sure to book your trip as soon as possible as train fares tend to go up as you get closer to your travel date.
Monthly average prices
If you are trying to decide when to travel from Milwaukee to Wisconsin Dells by train so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for September. That’s when the average price for a train ticket is expected to be just £15 – the lowest of the year.
Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Milwaukee to Wisconsin Dells in December, expect to spend more on your train trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to £24 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you have a high chance of scoring a ticket at a lower price.
Prices as travel date approaches
If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 28 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to Wisconsin Dells from Milwaukee will be about £10.78 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.
Which train should you take from Milwaukee to Wisconsin Dells?
2 train services operate from Milwaukee, Wisconsin to Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin. Amtrak Empire Builder usually has more trains scheduled, with 2 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey. On average, there are 2 Amtrak trains from Milwaukee to Wisconsin Dells every day, as well as 2 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from £21.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Milwaukee to Wisconsin Dells during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
How long is the train journey from Milwaukee to Wisconsin Dells?
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Milwaukee to Wisconsin Dells are the most crowded on Wednesday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Friday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Milwaukee at 14:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 15:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from Milwaukee to Wisconsin Dells?
There are 4 scheduled trains on most days. 2 of these are direct connections to Wisconsin Dells. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Wisconsin Dells to Milwaukee. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Milwaukee to Wisconsin Dells for £14.50.
Where is the train station in Milwaukee?
There are two stations in Milwaukee where you can board the train to Wisconsin Dells.
Train stations in Milwaukee:
Airport - 5601 S 6th St
Where is the train station in Wisconsin Dells?
Wisconsin Dells has one train station.
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